Fiona is the Cabinet Member for Regeneration & Corporate Strategy on Southwark Council. She represents Nunhead Ward.
Her priorities for Nunhead & East Peckham include:
- Protecting and improving green spaces – in particular stopping plans to build houses on Brayards Green
- Delivering the long promised Nunhead & East Peckham Renewal project – including improving the shopping areas of Evelina Rd, Queens Rd and Meeting House Lane
- Building a new community centre for Nunhead
Fiona is now a full-time councillor, prior to Labour taking control in 2010 she worked part-time for Valerie Shawcross AM as her researcher assisting with constituency projects in Lambeth & Southwark and transport policy for the London Assembly Labour Group. Fiona combined this job with being Chair of Overview & Scrutiny on the council, holding the then LibDem-Tory council to account.
Up till 2004 Fiona worked in pension fund management, first for Kleinwort Benson and then for Barclays Global Investors. She has a Masters in Economics from Cambridge University and an MSc in Finance from the University of London.